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GM and Tesla unlock connected car features to help with Hurricane Dorian

GM and Tesla unlock connected car features to help with Hurricane Dorian

stay safe — OnStar's Crisis Assist is free, and Tesla is unlocking extra range on some cars. Jonathan M. Gitlin - Sep 3, 2019 4:13 pm UTC Aurich Lawson / GettyWith Hurricane Dorian threatening the East Coast, some automakers are leveraging their networks of connected cars to help out. General Motors is offering its free…

Tesla Batteries Are Keeping Zimbabwe’s Economy Running

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A Tesla Security Bug, Levandowski Indicted, and More Car News

A Tesla Security Bug, Levandowski Indicted, and More Car News

It is not so often that our focus on transportation technology forces us to pay attention to, say, a federal courthouse in San Jose, where a man wearing a dark suit and no tie waits to be arraigned for charges that could land him in prison for many years. But that is exactly what happened…
Tesla launched car insurance, then spent the next 24 hours fixing it

Tesla launched car insurance, then spent the next 24 hours fixing it

Just a few hours after Tesla launched its in-house car insurance product in California on August 28th, the company stopped offering rate quotes and suspended access to the insurance website. But during the time Tesla’s insurance site was working and offering owners quotes, some people weren’t happy with the results. Tesla tells The Verge those…
Tesla claims new insurance product will offer lower prices

Tesla claims new insurance product will offer lower prices

Insurance — Tesla says it won't use GPS or other in-car data in setting premiums. Timothy B. Lee - Aug 28, 2019 9:11 pm UTC Enlarge / A Tesla Model 3.Smith Collection/Gado/Getty ImagesTesla announced Wednesday that it is launching a new personal auto insurance product in California. Elon Musk said in April that Tesla would…
Tesla promises up to 30% lower rates with new car insurance play

Tesla promises up to 30% lower rates with new car insurance play

Tesla said Wednesday it has launched an insurance product, promising owners of its electric vehicles to deliver rates 20% and even as high as 30% lower than other insurance providers. For now, the product known as Tesla Insurance, will only be available to owners in California. The business will expand to additional U.S. states in…
Walmart and Tesla are going to try and work things out

Walmart and Tesla are going to try and work things out

Walmart came out swinging earlier this week in a lawsuit that accused Tesla of breach of contract and gross negligence over problems with rooftop solar panel systems installed at the retail giant’s stores. Now, just days later, the lawsuit has been placed on hold while the two companies try to reach an agreement that would…
Tesla working to resolve dispute with Walmart over solar panel fires

Tesla working to resolve dispute with Walmart over solar panel fires

Burying the hatchet? — "Walmart and Tesla look forward to addressing all issues," the companies say. Timothy B. Lee - Aug 23, 2019 4:11 pm UTC Enlarge / Fire damage on the roof of a Walmart store in Indio, California.WalmartWalmart and Tesla are actively negotiating to resolve the lawsuit Walmart filed against Tesla earlier this…
Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving – Engadget

Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving – Engadget

The latest software (2019.28.3.1) makes adjustments to the adaptive suspension system, using "dampening algorithms" to better handle speeds over 160 km/h (100mph), as reported by Electrek.That means the feature won't be of much use to drivers in the US, who are stuck with a maximum allowed speed of up to 85mph. It will be useful…
Tesla delays Autopilot price hike after missing “smart summon” deadline

Tesla delays Autopilot price hike after missing “smart summon” deadline

Coming soon — Tesla has been struggling to get its cars driving autonomously in parking lots. Timothy B. Lee - Aug 21, 2019 5:44 pm UTC Enlarge / Another Model 3 angle.Elon Musk admitted Tuesday that Tesla is delaying a planned $1,000 price increase for its full self-driving package. The move comes after Tesla failed…

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Carrier Services update brings RCS messaging to more Android phones –...

Last month, Google unveiled plans to bring RCS to all Android phones in the United States, scheduled to roll out over the following weeks. Today, a new update to Carrier Services seems to immediately enable RCS on some Android devices, including Google Pixel phones. Google’s ambitions with the Chat initiative for RCS to replace SMS…

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